Mende Family History

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Mende Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived on the outskirts of a village or settlement, from Middle High German am ende ‘at the end’ (see Ende). habitational name from any of various places so called in the Rhineland and Westphalia. from a short form of the personal name Menath.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Ende, Mente, Menden, Mander, Melde, Munden, Mense, Wendel, Mele

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Mende Family Origin

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Mende Family Occupations

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In 1939, Private Means was the top reported job for people in the UK named Mende.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means

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Mende Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mende. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mende census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mende. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Mende. For the veterans among your Mende ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mende Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mende life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mende in 1951 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

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